About #12 - 5000 francs Comoros type 1986
Comoros. Central Bank of Comoros. 1984-1994 Issues. Work by Pierrette Lambert. Dimensions: 160 x 85 mm. No security thread. Watermark: crescent moon and Maltese cross. Printer: Bank of France. Front and back: multicolored print predominantly green and yellow. Description of the front: couple of Comorians with the woman wears a shiromani and the man a turban. In the background, a view of the Friday Mosque and the port of Moroni. The texts are in French. The label "CENTRAL BANK OF COMOROS" and the value in figures are printed in dark green in the upper border. The value in letters is printed in red. The signatures and numbering are printed in black. Three variants of signatures are known to the Chief Executive Officer (or The Governor) and The Chairman of the Board of Directors. Description of the back: texts in French and Arabic. In the center in an oval medallion, a portrait of President Said Mohamed Cheikh wearing a fez. On the right, a composition of local fruits and on the left, fish and shells on a stylized seabed. Article 139 of the penal code is printed at the bottom in three lines in a light yellow frame. The specimen is known overprinted "SPECIMEN" in red in horizontal, perforated "SPECIMEN" in diagonal and numbered "P.03 - 000000000".